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At this time, the Bear Pantry will be supporting students’ access to food through limited operating hours.

Please continue to refer to this page for updates to Bear Pantry hours and services.

Bear Pantry at UNC

UNC's Bear Pantry is a collaborative initiative on campus to assist students in our community who are faced with food insecurity. Bear Pantry supplements the food supply for any UNC students experiencing hunger and struggling to buy food. Bear Pantry hopes to minimize food insecurity while students work toward completing their education.

Farms to Families Food Truck

May 3 & June 7 | 11am-1pm | UNC Y-Lot

Free event for UNC community members to benefit from access to fresh dairy, produce, meat, and other goods on campus in collaboration with our partners at the Weld Food Bank. 

Visiting The Pantry

Every UNC student, staff and faculty member is able to visit the pantry once per week and choose up to 7 items at no cost. Items available include non-perishables, perishables and personal hygiene products. There is no reservation required, simply stop by the pantry during open hours. Anyone with a current Bear ID Number is eligible. 

Popular Items Often Found In The Pantry

  • pasta and pasta sauce
  • canned soups, chili and pasta
  • canned fruit and vegetables
  • peanut butter and jelly
  • milk
  • eggs
  • bread
  • cereal
  • Ramen
  • snack packs
  • cooking oil 
  • shampoo
  • toothbrushes and toothpaste
  • tide-pods

Helpful Links to Community Resources 

Weld County Food Bank

Mobile Food Pantry